Advisory Board Member Profile 2017
Senior Core Team Leader
Areas of Expertise
Product Development, Project Management, Business Development, Social Entrepreneurship, Non-profit Management
Nasir, currently, is a Senior Core Team Leader at BD Medical Systems with accountability for delivery of customized device to support customer clinical trials, successful commercialization of device for customers that is expected to bring in around $3M/yr of development fees. He is also responsible for putting together the business case for a new product development that brings his business unit into the Smart Solutions market with expected revenue of $136MM. Previous to this role, Nasir was a Customer Technical and Quality Manager at BD Medical Systems with a customer portfolio of over $250MM across standard prefilled syringe, safety, and autoinjector device platform. During his time at BD Medical Systems, Nasir got his Master in Biomedical Engineering and Business through Master in Business and Science program at Rutgers University. Additionally, Nasir led the US region Mold Manufacturing Projects in Rubber and Plastic components with a CAPEX portfolio of over $400MM. He also founded two startup companies, one focused in health and medical device integration for developing countries; while the other on helping startups such as Nian Crae, Inc. bring their product from concept phase to commercial. In his spare time, Nasir serves on the Trustee Board of Youth Achiever’s Committee, Industry Advisor for Florida PolyTechnic University and Rutgers University iJobs Program, and more recently, Advisory Board of Design Thinking @ Rutgers. He also spends time Guest Teaching on Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Product Development in universities across the country. Nasir continues to expand his network and portfolio with the hope of creating breakthrough innovations for emerging markets.